Everyone has a story. The following interview is taken from the best of Andrew Denton's award-winning Enough Rope series, ranking among the most penetrating discussions from the 2000s with celebrities, larger-than-life personalities, and average Joes.
Jimmy Webb is considered one of the world's greatest tunesmiths - "Wichita Lineman" and "By The Time I Get To Phoenix" are just the beginning of his catalogue of hits. They've sold in the millions and been covered by many people. Not bad for a man whose dad warned him, "Son, this songwriting thing will just break your heart."